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Buenos Aires Cafe Este

1201 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702-3212
+1 512-382-1189
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“empanadas” (14 reviews)
“spinach salad” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:30 pmAll hours
Argentinian, Cafe, South American
$$ - $$$
1201 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702-3212
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Went here for wine tasting and was surprised with live Tango music. My dinner was cannelloni - best since my trip to B.A.

Thank melekalikimaka57
Reviewed 16 September 2017

One of the best locally owned comfortable unpretentious spot in Austin. I have taken guests there and have visited it many times over about four years and have never been disappointed. A dinner for four last night was great. Reasonable wine prices. Owner watching everything...More

Thank ramicha
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Most fun evening ever! Located in near East Austin this cafe is a real gem. Colorful painted building, excellent menu, great cocktails and wine selection and fabulous food. We went early--this place fills to the brim so make reservations. We sat in the front by...More

Thank lauraduggan2015
Reviewed 7 September 2017

My friend and I came here on a whim and were greeted by friendly faces and a quiet cool atmosphere. We didn't have reservations, but they seated us immediately and we were well taken care of. The menu is interesting and we decided to just...More

Thank Dana G
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

I love the environment and the location of this place. The food was ok. I did not like to much the empanadas and the chorizo sandwich was not good. Did not finished it completely. Maybe I had too high expectations as Latin and fan of...More

Thank Iggyxii
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I just want to put their honey butter and chimichurri over everything , all the food was great and im a vegetarian and i had a great meal and the service was great too

Thank peigan_eigan
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I went to this restaurant as part of a food tour. It's on the east side of 6th street and I think it was one of the nicest restaurants in that area. The staff was very professional with our tour group. We had delicious cocktails...More

Thank lahanson
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This place is the best. I love everything on the menu. The Spinach Salad is filling and delicious. The Proscuitto Sandwich has just the right amount of crunch on the bread yet soft. The flavor of the ham and the cheese is so comforting that...More

Thank dorcasm772
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Looking for something different, we found this spot on TripAdvisor. Wonderful Argentinian cuisine. Empanadas (spinach, suave beef, and tuna) were fantastic. Shepard's pie and the breaded steak/ham with sides of cauliflower and polenta were delicious. Streaks were cooked to perfection and oh so tender. The...More

Thank AlbuquerqueRush
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This restaurant is busy so plan accordingly! The staff are very friendly and helpful with the menu. Our waiter was very attentive to our table. A perfect place to experience east Austin.

Thank SkyGoddess77
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702-3212
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-382-1189
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